The firm recently hired Michael Emmer as an associate in the firm's Real Estate Practice Group. In his new position, Emmer will concentrate his practice in the areas of commercial, industrial, retails and residential real estate to private and institutional developers, builders, management companies, real estate brokers and individuals.
Prior to joining the firm, Emmer served as corporate counsel at Sage Communications, Inc. where he worked closely with corporate officers to facilitate corporate transactions, including asset purchase and real estate acquisitions.
He served as a judicial intern for Judge Patrick J. Duggan in the U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan in Detroit, and a research assistant to Professor John Mogk at Wayne State University Law School in Detroit.
Emmer earned a Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Wayne State University Law School and a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Michigan State University College of Social Science in East Lansing.